Never Good With Numbers – 24 May 2013 – Friday Fictioneers

knee-jerk response trying to coax the writing machine within, thanks Rochelle Wisoff-Fields and Friday Fictioneers community

Copyright - Danny Bowman

I was never good with numbers.

I meant, I intended, I felt the pressing need to say, to clarify.  But I was never good with numbers.  At least to specify, remonstrate, apologize, perhaps even to confess.  Certainly profess, express remorse, plead a little, cry.  I wanted you to know.  So many things.  How you struck me, thudded through, infiltrated, saturated, overwhelmed.  How I craved and believed.  What I dreamt.

But I was never good with numbers.

 

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10 thoughts on “Never Good With Numbers – 24 May 2013 – Friday Fictioneers

  1. petrujviljoen

    This ‘prompts’ me to want to give the guy a pen and paper and hang it round his neck so he could write her number down so he could make that call, so he could …

"A word is a bridge thrown between myself and an other - a territory shared by both" - M. Bakhtin

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